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Old 06-20-2010, 09:12 PM
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Default Re: Neil Peart

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Originally Posted by Jeremy Bender View Post
I have always wondered what the sticking is to a signature lick he plays. It's a flurry of toms and double bass sextuplets. Can anyone accurately transcribe this please?

It occurs at exactly 2:36-2:37 of this video. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KNZru4JG_Uo
It's pretty much just R L on the hands followed by R L on the feet. Some times he'll throw a flam in place of a distinct R L to give it a little more rhythmic variation (as he does on Distant Early Warning).

There are several books that have the exact transcription for that song.
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